(syn. Anthochaera Ϯ Red Wattlebird A. carunculata) Charles Frederick Cole (1875-1959) Australian civil servant, horticulturalist, collector; "1,295. COLEIA, gen. nov.  Differs from Anthochæra in its longer bill and short rounded wattles, and from Dyottornis in its shorter wing and tail and different shaped wattles, though the bill is as powerful.  Type, Merops carunculatus Latham." (Mathews 1912).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 15 December 2018).